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Twentieth Century (1934) 7.4

Twentieth Century (1934)

Storyline:Broadway director Oscar Jaffe (John Barrymore) is a bigger ham than most actors, but through sheer drive and talent he is able to build a successful career. When one of his discoveries, Lily Garland (Carole ...

Way Off Broadway (2001) 6.1

Way Off Broadway (2001)

Storyline:Way Off Broadway is the story of five friends who, frustrated by the abrupt juxtaposition of being successful artists on the university level to poor struggling artists in New York City, take a crash course ...

Lovers and Lollipops (1956) 7

Lovers and Lollipops (1956)

Storyline:Ann, an attractive widowed New York model, lives in an apartment with her daughter Peggy. The courtship of Ann by visiting engineer Larry, and accompanying misadventures, are seen alternately from their and ...

Sincerely Yours (1955) 6

Sincerely Yours (1955)

Storyline:Tony Warrin has it all: a popular pianist who plays any style, he has money, great clothes, a penthouse overlooking Central Park, a rich blond fiancée, a loyal brunette secretary secretly in love with him, a...

Man Push Cart (2005) 7

Man Push Cart (2005)

Storyline:Every night while the city sleeps, Ahmad, a Pakistani immigrant, struggles to drag his heavy cart along the streets of New York to his corner in Midtown Manhattan. And every morning, from inside his cart he ...

The Man Who Played God (1932) 7.1

The Man Who Played God (1932)

Storyline:Montgomery Royle is a famed pianist whose student, the much younger Grace Blair, believes herself to be in love with him. When an explosion destroys Royle's hearing, he is bitter at the loss of his art and p...

The Golden Boat (1990) 6.8

The Golden Boat (1990)

Storyline:Inspired in form by American police TV shows and soap operas, The Golden Boat is a madcap, surreal dash through the streets of New York city, telling the mysterious and often hilarious story of an aged stree...

Queens Logic (1991) 5.8

Queens Logic (1991)

Storyline:In Queens, a group of friends prepares a bachelor party for their childhood friends Ray and Patricia; however Ray has cold feet and is insecure whether there will be wedding. During the party, there are disc...

Peace, Love & Misunderstanding (2011) 5.9

Peace, Love & Misunderstanding (2011)

Storyline:An uptight NYC lawyer takes her two teenagers to her hippie mother's farmhouse upstate for a family vacation. What was meant to be a weekend getaway quickly turns into a summer adventure of romance, music, f...

The Nanny Diaries (2007) 6.2

The Nanny Diaries (2007)

Storyline:After graduating from Montclair State, New Jersey Girl Annie can't make up her mind about what to do with her life. After saving a little boy from being run over in the park, she is quickly employed as a nan...

All the Vermeers in New York (1990) 6.8

All the Vermeers in New York (1990)

Storyline:Anna, a French actress, is approached by financial broker Gordon in the Vermeer room of a New York gallery. However, romance does not ensue...User Reviews: This literary, in many respects experimental film e...

Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 (2005) 6.5

Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 (2005)

Storyline:A movie about making movies about making movies. In 1968, William Greaves shot several pairs of actors in a scene in which a woman confronts her husband and ends their relationship. In "Take 2 1/2," Greaves ...

The Other Woman (2009) 6.3

The Other Woman (2009)

Storyline:The story of a woman dealing with her daughter's death while trying to keep her marriage and her relationship with her stepson.User Reviews: Love And Other Impossible Pursuits (horribly changed to The Other ...

Brothers in Blood (1987) 4.7

Brothers in Blood (1987)

Storyline:War is Hell... especially NAM. A group of battle weary soldiers in Vietnam are trapped behind enemy lines. There is no way back. No help on the way. It's only a matter of time and these guys intend to "Die F...

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s (2013) 6.3

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s (2013)

Storyline:It's the most mythic of all American emporiums - and the scene of many an ultimate fashion fantasy. Now audiences get a rarified chance to peek behind the backroom doors and into the reality of the fascinati...

I Love Melvin (1953) 6.7

I Love Melvin (1953)

Storyline:Melvin Hoover, a budding photographer for Look magazine, accidentally bumps into a young actress named Judy LeRoy in the park. They start to talk and Melvin soon offers to do a photo spread of her. His boss,...

Wolf (1994) 6.2

Wolf (1994)

Storyline:Worn down and out of luck, aging publisher Will Randall (Jack Nicholson) is at the end of his rope when a younger co-worker snatches his job out from under his nose. But after being bitten by a wolf, Will su...

Town Bloody Hall (1979) 7.4

Town Bloody Hall (1979)

Storyline:The infamously macho American author shares a 1971 New York City panel with a group of famous feminists and responds as well to a lively critique from other intellectual women in the audience, in this time c...

Internes Can’t Take Money (1937) 6.9

Internes Can’t Take Money (1937)

Storyline:In a fantastically art-deco hospital, young Dr. Kildare treats and falls for impoverished Janet Healy, widow of a bank robber, who's been in prison and can't find her baby. Later she helps Kildare sew up gan...

Babe: Pig in the City (1998) 5.7

Babe: Pig in the City (1998)

Storyline:After Babe's great victory in the shepherding contest, Farmer Arthur Hoggett turns down all offers to make money with his pig's talents. But when he gets hurt severely in the well, his wife has to take up fa...

In the Street (1948) 6.7

In the Street (1948)

Storyline:Images of street life in New York's Spanish Harlem during the 1940s.User Reviews: This film if it was directed at all, was 'directed' by the legendary New York writer, screenplay writer, critic and reviewer ...

Duplex (2003) 5.9

Duplex (2003)

Storyline:Alex Rose and Nancy Kendricks are a young couple who believe they have found their perfect home to start a family in. There is just one problem. An elderly tenant is staying upstairs and won't move out. Alex...

Permanent Vacation (1980) 6.4

Permanent Vacation (1980)

Storyline:In downtown Manhattan, a twenty-something boy ('Chris Parker')whose Father is not around and whose Mother is institutionalized, is a big Charlie Parker fan. He almost subconsciously searches for more meaning...

The Confession (1999) 6

The Confession (1999)

Storyline:A High powered NY litigator, hired to defend a murderer who avenged his young son's death, struggles with his own desires for success versus the moral wishes of his client to choose the path of truth. ...